Why Retire in Malaysia


Although Bahasa Malay is the official language in Malaysia, English is widely spoken and you will always find someone happy to step in and translate. Malay and English are compulsory subjects in all schools and since 2003 a mixed medium of instruction was introduced so that students would learn Science and Mathematics in English. All official signboards are usually in both languages.

The web page "Malaysia Truly Asia" gives you an insight of languages spoken in Malaysia and also a basic Malay – English dictionary http://www.malaysia-trulyasia.com/tourism/speak_malay.htm


There are heaps of reasons which speak for Malaysia as one of the best places to retire. Check out the rationales we think Penang is the best choice.